The county of Missoula had 1,222 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 396.11 per 100,000 residents. This is 46.4% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 115 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Missoula also processed 345 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Cascade and Beaverhead, Missoula is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Missoula is larceny/theft totaling 212, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Missoula County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Missoula tallied 115 violent crimes and 345 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Missoula is lower by 46.4% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Missoula are between the ages of 91-100. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 10-20.